The excerpt represents the core issue or deciding factor on which you must meditate, and is drawn from The Return of Tarzan by Edgar Rice Burroughs:|
"I had the very deuce of a job to convince the old
fellow that there was not only no rural free delivery, but
no town, and that he was not even on the same continent as
Washington, nor in the same hemisphere.
"When he did realize he commenced to worry about his
daughter--I think it is the first time that he really
has appreciated our position here, or the fact that Miss
Porter may not have been rescued."
"I hate to think about it," said the girl, "and yet I can
think of nothing else than the absent members of our party."
"Let us hope for the best," replied Tennington. "You yourself
The Return of Tarzan